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“I’m happy that Higgins Homes has gone for quality and space, rather than quantity.”

Posted: 24 July 2017 by Higgins Homes

“The well thought out space in the apartments and around the buildings themselves is much more generous than in other new build developments I’ve seen before.”

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“Higgins Homes made it very easy to buy my home and I was very happy with their service.”

Posted: 24 July 2017 by Higgins Homes

“The location is excellent, everything is close by.”

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“It seems to me that East Central has been very well thought through.”

Posted: 24 July 2017 by Higgins Homes

“Having looked at a number of the properties being built, it was fairly clear from the first time I saw it that this home was suitable for my needs.”

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Listen to why you should buy at Clissold Quarter

Posted: 13 March 2017 by Higgins Homes

Hear the reasons why Stephan Schwarz decided that Clissold Quarter was the perfect development for him.

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Part-exchange option allows couple to buy dream home

Posted: 18 July 2016 by Higgins

How often have you played that game of looking through estate agents’ windows at your dream home and imagining what it would be like to actually live there? Richard and Issy, both aged 29, decided to browse round their local borough of Islington to get some inspiration for when the time came that they could move up the housing ladder.

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Creative community in London appeals to overseas buyers

Posted: 16 May 2016 by Higgins Homes

For many people, buying a house is a long, drawn out process. Countless viewings, comparing what’s on the market and trips to estate agents make buying a property one of life’s most stressful activities.

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Boutique collection of homes in the heart of modern London

Posted: 13 May 2016 by Higgins Homes

With direct views of The Shard, the city and the Barbican, it was clear why homebuyers Aaron Dunlop and his partner Sam Moutet fell for the East Central development.

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Renewable energy hits the right notes for buyer

Posted: 4 May 2016 by Higgins

Having already built her own ecological home, Dr. Alice ter Meulen immediately recognised the advantages of a newly built house that could generate its own electricity.

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Enjoy the best of both worlds on the commuter belt at Arboretum

Posted: 16 April 2015 by Higgins Homes

Marc Kellinger

According to the ONS’ latest census*, 21% of the city’s workforce are now choosing to live outside of London and travel into the capital. One such individual following this popular trend was Marc Kellinger, 42, who moved into Higgins Homes’ Arboretum development located in the picturesque commuter town of Epping.

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Find the best of both worlds at Arboretum

Posted: 23 March 2015 by Higgins Homes

amanda davies and wayne bridger

With prices in London continuing to rise by 10% from last year, a study by Hamptons International found that Londoners are increasingly looking outside the capital for new homes.

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Downsizing trend gives reason to move to Arboretum

Posted: 13 March 2015 by Higgins Homes

mr and mrs Bullman

According to research by Lloyds Bank1, 52% of those looking to move are considering downsizing, as it continues to be the main reason to sell a home. One such couple following this trend was retired husband and wife Barbara, 73, and David Bullman, 72.

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Buying A Home Off Plan

Posted: 10 November 2014 by Higgins Homes

Samantha Birch and Charlie McCarthy

According to recent research (Aviva Insurance), home buyers in the past year spent on average over half an hour looking round a property before choosing to buy. In addition, every year as many as 40,000 people buy properties without viewing them at all. One such couple that followed suit with purchasing their home off plan, was first time buyers Samantha Birch, 25, and partner Charlie McCarthy, 26.

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A new family - A new home at Arboretum

Posted: 27 October 2014 by Higgins Homes

Mabs Alam and Shamsun Nahar

According to recent research from Savills UK1, homebuyers value factors such as neighbourhood, safety, greenery and access to amenities more so than the aesthetics of a new home. For married couple, Mabs Alam, 38, and Shamsun Nahar, 35, this was certainly the case. Eager to find the perfect home for their new family, the couple opted to buy off plan with a three bedroom terraced house at Higgins Homes’ Arboretum development in Epping.

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Country views with City convenience

Posted: 1 April 2014 by Higgins Homes

Adam Ludwin

An award winning entrepreneur has found the perfect place to combine the convenience of city living, with the relaxed pace of country life.

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50 Year Wait for Dream Home for Essex's couple in Chigwell

Posted: 19 March 2014 by Higgins Homes

cavendish coachhouse

Bernard Poppy has spent many days over the last 50 years walking past a building on Vicarage Lane, lately wondering why it had become deserted and what other use it could possibly have. It was only very recently when the builders moved in, did Mr Poppy find out that this Victorian coach house was to be converted into a contemporary three-bedroom home.

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A Room with a Priceless View

Posted: 27 February 2014 by Higgins Homes

Gerald and Ginty Stecker

Gerald and Ginty Stecker believed that their beloved Victorian mansion in Loughton would be where they would spend their retirement years, happily enjoying the rich character of the building with features such as high ceilings and typical Victorian architecture. But it was the stunning forest views that gave the couple reason to feel that they would never find anything else to match their home.

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First Time Buyer Puts Down Roots at Oval Quarter

Posted: 20 August 2013 by Higgins Homes

Sarah Johnson

With rental prices rising, on average, at least 8% over the last year*, many renters in the capital are finding it difficult to raise a deposit for their first home. However, one such tenant who went against the odds was 29 year old Sarah Johnson.

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Oval Quarter - An Affordable Alternative

Posted: 7 August 2013 by Higgins Homes

Phil Tromans and Helen Boldon

With the average London house price rising by 6.4%,* first time buyers in the capital are finding it increasingly difficult to take their first step onto the property ladder. One couple, however, have managed to beat the odds, recently exchanging on a two bedroom apartment at Oval Quarter, a landmark development in South London.

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